National team of exile Tibetans to play in non-FIFA World Cup 2018

September 2, 2017 7:11 pm0 comments
National team of exile Tibetans to play in non-FIFA World Cup 2018

(TibetanReview.net, Sep02, 2017) – The Tibet national football team which is run by the Tibetan National Football Association, an organization of exile Tibetans, will take part in the non-FIFA World Football Cup 2018 in London next summer. It received a wild card entry granted by the Confederation of Independent Football […]

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Authors shocked that Cambridge University Press bowed to China’s censorship call

August 21, 2017 11:33 pm0 comments
Authors shocked that Cambridge University Press bowed to China’s censorship call

(TibetanReview.net, Aug20, 2017) – Cambridge University Press (CUP), one of Britain’s most respected academic publishers, has blocked online access in China to hundreds of scholarly articles and book reviews on China related subjects following a “request” from Beijing, reported Reuters Aug 18. As a result, it has pulled out over […]

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Taiwan to phase out Mongolia and Tibet affairs commission by yearend

August 17, 2017 9:24 pm0 comments
Taiwan to phase out Mongolia and Tibet affairs commission by yearend

(TibetanReview.net, Aug17, 2017) – The door is finally closing on Taiwan’s cabinet-level Mongolian and Tibetan Affairs Commission, with no budget having been allocated for it for 2018, reported scmp.com Aug 16. The commission, which promotes Mongolian and Tibetan culture and exchanges and which has for long been a bête noire […]

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Exile Tibetan MPs lobby Indian lawmakers for support

August 4, 2017 10:03 pm0 comments
Exile Tibetan MPs lobby Indian lawmakers for support

(TibetanReview.net, Aug04, 2017) – Two members of the Tibetan Parliament in Exile (TPiE) have called on a total of 18 members of the Indian parliament belonging to 16 political parties over the period of Jul 30-Aug 2. The meetings took place on the sidelines of the ongoing monsoon session of […]

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Martyr Choeying’s parents urge Tibetan youths not to self-immolate

July 26, 2017 11:00 pm0 comments
Martyr Choeying’s parents urge Tibetan youths not to self-immolate

(TibetanReview.net, Jul26, 2017) – As Tibetans paid their last respects to Tenzin Choeying, a 19-year-old third-year student who immolated himself in the Central University of Tibetan Studies at Varanasi on Jul 14 in protest against the Chinese rule in Tibet, his parents have called for refrain from such type of […]

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19-year-old Tibetan student in India critical after immolating himself

July 15, 2017 2:32 pm0 comments
19-year-old Tibetan student in India critical after immolating himself

(TibetanReview.net, Jul15, 2017) – A Tibetan student has suffered 66 percent burns after he immolated himself in the campus of the Central University of Tibetan Studies in Sarnatn, Varanasi in Uttar Pradesh state, India, on Jul 14 morning. Tenzin Choeyang, 19, was reported to have shouted “bod Gyallo! Bod Gyallo!” […]

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